noun (used with a singular verb)
- obstetrical hand,
- obstetrical paralysis,
Origin of obstetrics
Examples from the Web for obstetrics
A new study released today in Obstetrics & Gynecology could close this contentious question for good.Abortion Complications Are Rare, No Matter What the Right Says|Samantha Allen|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He graduated medical school in 1991 and completed a single-year internship in obstetrics and gynecology, finishing in 1992.Scott DesJarlais Crossed the Line by Having Sex With Patients|Kent Sepkowitz|November 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198 (2): 210.Can Food Make You Infertile? Foods to Eat and Avoid|Anneli Rufus|December 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 198 (3), 298e 1-8.
Finally, I decided that I would take a special course in obstetrics, and I spent about six months studying very hard.The Demands of Rome|Elizabeth Schoffen
Edgar, in a manual of obstetrics which is widely regarded as a standard work, states that this is "yet a mooted question."Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 5 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
His son, Paul Dubois, was also a celebrated accoucheur, and the author of several able works on obstetrics.Later Queens of the French Stage|H. Noel Williams
The story of the Caesarean operation attests the evolution of obstetrics.The Century of Columbus|James J. Walsh
He told Mrs. Glorbach, seventeen miles out, that I wasn't up-to-date in obstetrics.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
A branch of medicine that deals with the care of women during pregnancy, labor, and the period of recovery following childbirth.